What's the real difference?
While the National Urban League’s State of Black America 2017 report, which was issued Tuesday, is optimistic on some points, it still outlines a lack of access to opportunities for growth and improvement for African-Americans in the United States.
Black students with at least one black teacher are more inclined to continue education.
This May Day, Movements Unite for Labor Protection, Equity and Justice
Love for learning anchors his ongoing support of education.
African-American physicians earn 15 percent less than White physicians—an average of $262,000 compared to $303,000—according to Medscape’s 2017 Physicians Compensation Report.
While this may not serve as a magic wand, if every individual uses these tools, the small, incremental actions could actually change the world.
"What's been going on while I've been gone?" Obama jokes at University of Chicago.
How can you do your bit for the environment?
With everything from voting districts to federal aid relying on an accurate count, advocates fear federal budget cuts could mean an undercount that would hit minority communities especially hard.
Facebook announces review for reporting harmful content.
Female Re-Enactors of Distinction (FREED) established in 2005 in association with African American Civil War Museum.
White teachers hired at a disproportionately higher rate, study shows.
Even with the ongoing print and TV advertisements pointing out the obvious affects of cigarettes, lung cancer still continues to be one of the highest cancer killers across the U.S.
According to the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), President Barack Obama’s education law, states and local school districts are required to intervene in the lowest-performing schools, including those that serve low-income children and minorities.